Middle School or High School Social Studies Teacher

Saint Paul American School — Yantai - More Info

Middle School or High School Social Studies teacher for the 2019-2020 School year.

The position involves teaching mostly South Korean students an American Curriulum in Social Studies. It is possible to tailor the teaching responsibilites to either high school or middle school, depending on the talents of the candidate. High School would involve some AP classes. 

St. Paul American in Yantai offers a competive salary in a city of between 3 and 6 million people with a very low cost of living. Yantai is welcoming of English speaking foriegners and a relatively easy community in which to learn about Chinese language and culture.

Posted: January 2019
This is a Direct to School Job
Yantai, China
August 2019
10 months
Licensed Teacher
Middle School, High School
USD 3000 - 4000

Job Benefits

  • $1700 annual travel allowance
  • $530 monthly housing allowance (with average apartments around the $400 a month range)
  • Health Insurance
  • $500 moving allowance
  • Complete support from Chinese nationals for travel, moving, daily liviing (Speaking Chinese is not a requirement)
  • Very low cost of living (possible to eat in a restaurant for under $2 a meal)

Qualifications and Requirements

Teaching Credential/License
Social Studies
  • Must have a very good command of the English language (native speakers preferred)
  • Preference will be given to US citizens as Civics, US History (regular and AP) and an American curriculum are being taught

About China

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Beijing, China
Standard Mandarin
Renminbi (yuan) (¥)
Buddhism, Taoism
Varied: wet/dry seasons
Land area - 3.7 million sq. miles (9.6 million sq. km)